Carer who suffocated suspected burglar in citizen’s arrest cleared of manslaughter – Daily Telegraph

Posted January 27th, 2022 in burglary, citizen's arrest, homicide, news, restraint by sally

‘Nathan Smith acquitted after court hears that his method of restraining man, whom he believed was breaking into cars, was not inappropriate.’

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Daily Telegraph, 26th January 2022


A legal guide to citizen’s arrest – The Guardian

Posted August 10th, 2011 in citizen's arrest, news, violent disorder by sally

“Although better left to the police, Rupert Myers explains the law when performing a citizen’s arrest.”

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The Guardian, 9th August 2011